Summary: S.469 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate amended (11/24/1993)

Vietnam Women's Memorial Coin Act of 1994 - Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to issue silver coins emblematic of the Vietnam Women's Memorial sculpture.

Restricts the issuance of such coins to the period beginning on May 1, 1994, and ending on May 1, 1995.

Requires all surcharges received from the sale of such coins to be used for: (1) an endowment for the Memorial; (2) education and research concerning veterans and their families; and (3) the identification and documentation of women who served in the armed forces during the Vietnam era.

Expresses the sense of the Congress that this coin program shall be self-sustaining and administered to result in no net cost to the Numismatic Public Enterprise Fund.